Derma roller – what it is, how to use it and what gives you results?

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Derma roller – what it is, how to use it and what gives you results?

Derma roller – what it is, how to use it and what gives you results?

Derma Roller is widely used in cosmetic surgeries – it is used, among others, the rejuvenation and cellulite. Its proper use brings many benefits, it is no wonder that sales also appeared derma rollery for home use.
What is their function? How to safely use the Derma Roller? Read the article and learn more.

Derma roller for home use in the form of a roll of thin, very short needles. It stretches the skin – the result of a mechanical micro-puncture created and developed inflammation is controlled. This leads to the stimulation of the skin’s natural regeneration. It begins with increased production of collagen and elastin, resulting in skin intensely rebuilds. The skin looks more radiant, is firm and elastic, and wrinkles are shallower. With mikronakłuciom skin better absorb the active ingredients of cosmetics.

It begins with increased production of collagen and elastin, resulting in skin intensely rebuilds

Indications for use dermo Roller

Using Derma Roller is recommended primarily to people who are facing the following problems:

  • acne scars,
  • wrinkles, loss of facial contours and other aging changes,
  • loss of firmness and elasticity of the skin,
  • discoloration.

This treatment, performed on areas of the body such as the arms or thighs, also helps to reduce the visibility of stretch marks and cellulite.

How to choose a derma roller?

Derma rollery household differ mainly in the length of the needles (from 0.25 to 1.5 mm). The choice depends on the length:

the length of the needle

  • the place where the surgery will be performed – devices with shorter needles are designed for delicate areas of the face (eg. the eye area), rollery with longer needles – for body treatments,

the place where the surgery will be performed

  • skin problem – roller with longer needles (1 mm or more) is intended for the treatment aimed at reducing cellulite, scars, and stretch marks.

skin problem

  • skin type – people with thin and delicate skin should start with the shortest rollerów of needles and, if necessary, and is tolerating the treatment to reach for the needle of 0.5 mm and longer.

skin type

It is not true that the longer the needle translates into better treatment effects. Long needles do not aggravate wife with style production, and their use is justified by the greater thickness of the epidermis (the thinnest located around the eyes – the thickest on the fingertips and heels).

Needle length also affects the frequency of the procedure – the longer the needle, the longer should be a break between the different uses of Roller:

the longer the needle, the longer should be a break between the different uses of Roller:

  • Roller treatment of needles with a length of 0.25 mm may be repeated every two days.
  • with needles 0.50 mm – 1 once a week,
  • with needles 1.00 mm – not more often than every 2-3 weeks.
  • with needles longer than 1 mm – at six weeks.

How to use derma roller?

Before each use derma roller must be disinfected (eg. Osteniseptem or liquid disinfectant for medical equipment), and the skin cleaned thoroughly. If you have a low pain threshold, you can also gently numb, for example. Disinfected by applying ice packs.

roller should be disinfected
and the skin cleaned thoroughly

The procedure can be carried out on dry skin or after applying the cosmetic her, matched to skin type and any skin problem. Particularly well suited ampoules and cheese blends containing such active ingredients as hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, or peptides. Pricking makes the fact that the beneficial ingredients are absorbed better.

on application to it the cosmetic, tailored to skin type and any skin problem

Then you can proceed to roll over:

  • best done 5-6 trips in one place (each time raising and roll back to the start point), and then move to an adjacent space,
  • first around the area rollowanym perform vertical movements and horizontal (or vice versa)
  • during a roll over roller does not press down, just stretch the skin lightly with his free hand.

Warning! It advised not to roll over the eyelids. The skin there is very thin and delicate.

Warning! It advised not to roll over the eyelids.

After completion of the treatment, the skin may be red, slightly swollen and sore. These symptoms, however, pass up automatically after a few hours. After the procedure should apply the soothing cosmetics containing, for example. Allantoin and panthenol. There should be neither too oily nor the more potentially irritating (like peels). While the roller should be thoroughly washed and dried.

cosmetics mitigation

What you have to watch?

After the treatment with derma Roller to avoid exposure to sunlight – this can lead to irritation, flaking of the skin or the appearance of pimples. You should also give up drinking alcohol, use of swimming pool and sauna. Possible sustained inflammation and redness can also be the result of insufficient disinfection of the shaft.

Avoid exposure to sunlight
give up drinking alcohol, use of swimming pool and sauna

Unfortunately, there are also contraindications to the use derma Roller. Belong to them:

contraindications to the use of Derma Roller

  • acne (including pinkish)
  • psoriasis,
  • coagulation disorders,
  • eczema,
  • herpes,
  • group.All and other inflammatory skin lesions,
  • diabetes,
  • skin capillaries,
  • Pregnancy and breast-feeding.